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Eli James Thornton

Eli James Thornton

Male 1836 - 1880  (~ 44 years)


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  • Name Eli James Thornton 
    Born Jan 1836  , Surry, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Buried Apr 1880  Pataha Flat Cemetery, Pataha Flat, Garfield, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Thornton. Eli James Thornton 1836-1880
    Thornton. Eli James Thornton 1836-1880
    Died 4 Apr 1880  , , Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age ~ 44 years 
    Person ID I2187  Our Family
    Last Modified 5 Jan 2011 

    Family 1 Ancestors Sarah Ann Williams 2x ,   b. 9 Sep 1849, Deep Creek, Yadkin, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1904, Pataha Flat Cemetery, Pataha Flat, Garfield, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 15 Jan 1866  , , North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
    Family1. Marion Reed Thornton,   b. 11 Nov 1866, Marshalltown, Marshall, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Jun 1944, Yakima, Yakima, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +2. Nerius Aquilla Thornton,   b. 11 Mar 1870, Marshalltown, Marshall, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1958, Clarkston, Asotin, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    +3. Minnie Permelia Thornton,   b. 1 Feb 1872, Marshalltown, Marshall, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1961, Bellevue, King, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    +4. Adeline Emma Thornton,   b. 7 Jan 1874, Waitsburg, Walla Walla, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1900, College Place, Walla Walla, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
    +5. Harley Mathew Thornton,   b. 1 Jan 1876, Pataha, Garfield, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1963, Pomeroy, Garfield, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Family6. Winifred Mae A. Thornton,   b. 24 Mar 1878, Pataha, Garfield, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1957, Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Family7. Rilla Belinda Thornton,   b. 22 May 1880, Pataha, Garfield, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Apr 1985, Chowchilla, Madera, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 104 years)
    Last Modified 6 May 2009 
    Family ID F776  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Jan 1836 - , Surry, North Carolina, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Apr 1880 - Pataha Flat Cemetery, Pataha Flat, Garfield, Washington, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 Apr 1880 - , , Washington, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Thornton. Eli James Thornton 1836-1880
    Thornton. Eli James Thornton 1836-1880
    Wearing Civil War uniform of the Union Army. Married Sarah Ann Williams.

    Histories
    Family history of Mettie Rhodena Williams Long (covers 1824-1920)
    Family history of Mettie Rhodena Williams Long (covers 1824-1920)
    History of Nicholas Columbus & Catherine Belinda Martin Williams. Their travel from North Carolina 1848, to Kansas City, Johnson county, Missouri and then during Civil War 1863 to Iowa and finally to Washington state 1 Nov 1873 (names of family and friends that traveled with them). Lists their children and spouses. Talks of about life during the 1860's. Describes how the Civil War affected her family (one of the bloodiest battles of the Civil war "Lone Jack Battle" was just a few miles from their farm)
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  • Sources 
    1. [S100] Find A Grave (Reliability: 3), 5 Jan 2011.
      Birth: Jan., 1836
      Death: Apr. 4, 1880


      Inscription:
      Co B 11th Iowa Inf.

      Burial:
      Pataha Flat Cemetery
      Pomeroy
      Garfield County
      Washington, USA

      Created by: Peggy Meinecke Keeton
      Record added: Jul 01, 2009
      Find A Grave Memorial# 38957181


    2. [S11] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
      Sarah Ann Williams; Female; Birth: 09 SEP 1849 , , North Carolina; Spouse: Eli Thornton; Marriage: 15 JAN 1866 Co, , , North Carolina; No source information is available.
      Record submitted after 1991 by a member of the LDS Church.
      Search performed using PAF Insight on 05 Mar 2005